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'''Lucius Quintius Cincinnatus Elmer''' (February 3, 1793 – March 11, 1883) was an United States|American Democratic Party (United States)|Democratic Party politician who represented New Jersey's New Jersey's 1st congressional district|1st congressional district in the United States House of Representatives|U.S. Congress from 1843 to 1845. He was son of Ebenezer Elmer and nephew of Jonathan Elmer, both of whom also served in Congress. Elmer was born in Bridgeton, New Jersey on February 3, 1793. He attended the private schools and graduated from the University of Pennsylvania. During the War of 1812, he served in the militia as a lieutenant of artillery, and was promoted to the rank of brigade major and inspector. He studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1815 and commenced practice in Bridgeton. He was prosecuting attorney for the State in 1824. He was a member of the New Jersey General Assembly from...
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